Protection and guarantee bodies

Vice-Rector for Cultural, Social, and Gender Relations (Prorettorato alle relazioni culturali, sociali e di genere)
The Vice Rector for Cultural, Social, and Gender Relations works to promote and coordinate cultural and social initiatives of the University by involving the city of Padua, the local region, and the increasing presence of foreign educators and students in ensuring equal opportunity.

 

CUG - The Guarantee Committee (Comitato Unico di Garanzia CUG)
CUG is the Guarantee Committee for equal opportunity, employee well-being and non-discrimination in the workplace. As a proactive organization, required by law, the committee acts as a consultative and verification body that 'guarantees' equal opportunity, employee well-being, and non-discrimination in the workplace.

 

Trusted Advisor (Consigliera di fiducia)
A trusted advisor is a figure provided for by the University Code of Conduct that guarantees all those who study and work at the University the right to be protected from any act or form of discriminatory behaviour, especially that of a sexual or morally harassing nature.

 

Ombudsman (Difensore civico)
An ombudsman is a public advocate that provides advice and assistance to University students. An ombudsman ensures the rights of students are upheld impartially, justly, and that administrative actions are addressed in a timely manner.